The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 457 394 416
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +22
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 161 257 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.51% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 203 159
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £328
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £31.52 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +80.11%
SQL Server Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46288 49909 49165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30548 32428 30599
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 1920 2004
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -54 69 £394 -12.50% 19
South East 0 27 £375 +7.14% 6
West Midlands -7 20 £295 -20.27% 5
North West +5 14 £300 -14.28% 9
South West +9 12 £330 +1.53% 4
East Midlands -2 9 £363 +11.53% 7
Yorkshire -7 4 £365 +12.30% 4
North East -21 3 £428 +0.58%
East of England 0 2 - - 10
SQL Server Developer
UK

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, SQL Server Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 309 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 189 (61.17%) SQL
3 145 (46.93%) .NET
4 141 (45.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 133 (43.04%) C#
6 111 (35.92%) T-SQL
7 104 (33.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 102 (33.01%) Microsoft
9 88 (28.48%) Business Intelligence
10 76 (24.60%) ETL
11 75 (24.27%) Data Warehouse
11 75 (24.27%) ASP.NET
12 73 (23.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 69 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
14 63 (20.39%) SQL Server 2012
15 58 (18.77%) Finance
16 57 (18.45%) MVC
17 56 (18.12%) JavaScript
18 50 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
19 48 (15.53%) Oracle
20 47 (15.21%) .NET Framework
21 40 (12.94%) MS Excel
22 36 (11.65%) Web Services
23 35 (11.33%) jQuery
24 34 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC
25 33 (10.68%) SQL Server 2014
25 33 (10.68%) Performance Tuning
26 32 (10.36%) WCF
26 32 (10.36%) XML
26 32 (10.36%) Visual Studio

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.91%) IIS
3 4 (1.29%) Apache
3 4 (1.29%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.32%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.32%) SAS
5 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 40 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.27%) MS Office
3 3 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) RMDS
2 3 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.32%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.97%) IaaS
3 3 (0.97%) PaaS
4 2 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.65%) HTTP
2 1 (0.32%) DNS
2 1 (0.32%) FTP
2 1 (0.32%) Internet
2 1 (0.32%) Intranet
2 1 (0.32%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 141 (45.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 104 (33.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 75 (24.27%) Data Warehouse
5 73 (23.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 63 (20.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 50 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 33 (10.68%) SQL Server 2014
9 21 (6.80%) Relational Database
10 16 (5.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (4.85%) BusinessObjects
11 15 (4.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (3.56%) Power BI
13 9 (2.91%) MS Access
13 9 (2.91%) Oracle Database
13 9 (2.91%) QlikView
14 8 (2.59%) Big Data
14 8 (2.59%) MySQL
14 8 (2.59%) OLAP
15 7 (2.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (10.36%) Visual Studio
2 31 (10.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.24%) Subversion
4 9 (2.91%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.91%) NUnit
5 6 (1.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (1.29%) JIRA
6 4 (1.29%) Moq
6 4 (1.29%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.97%) WiX
8 2 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.32%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.32%) Ant
9 1 (0.32%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.32%) MSI
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.32%) Selenium
9 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 58 (18.77%) Finance
2 32 (10.36%) Banking
3 14 (4.53%) Investment Banking
4 9 (2.91%) Marketing
5 5 (1.62%) Front Office
5 5 (1.62%) Legal
5 5 (1.62%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.62%) Retail
6 3 (0.97%) Law
7 2 (0.65%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Local Government
8 1 (0.32%) Military
8 1 (0.32%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (46.93%) .NET
2 75 (24.27%) ASP.NET
3 47 (15.21%) .NET Framework
4 36 (11.65%) Web Services
5 35 (11.33%) jQuery
6 34 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (10.36%) HTML
7 32 (10.36%) WCF
7 32 (10.36%) XML
8 27 (8.74%) CSS
9 20 (6.47%) MDX
10 17 (5.50%) Entity Framework
11 16 (5.18%) AngularJS
12 14 (4.53%) Ajax
13 13 (4.21%) SOAP
14 12 (3.88%) HTML5
14 12 (3.88%) REST
14 12 (3.88%) XSLT
15 9 (2.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (2.91%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.24%) Replication
3 8 (2.59%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.94%) Fixed Income
5 5 (1.62%) Clustering
5 5 (1.62%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.62%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.29%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.29%) User Experience
7 3 (0.97%) Derivative
7 3 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.65%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.65%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.65%) Equities
8 2 (0.65%) FMCG
8 2 (0.65%) Informatics
8 2 (0.65%) NHS
8 2 (0.65%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.15%) Windows
2 6 (1.94%) Linux
3 5 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.97%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.32%) Android
6 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (28.48%) Business Intelligence
2 76 (24.60%) ETL
3 69 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (18.45%) MVC
5 33 (10.68%) Performance Tuning
6 30 (9.71%) Data Modelling
7 29 (9.39%) Migration
8 23 (7.44%) TDD
9 22 (7.12%) Unit Testing
10 19 (6.15%) Scrum
11 14 (4.53%) Data Migration
11 14 (4.53%) Web Development
12 13 (4.21%) Analytics
12 13 (4.21%) Kimball Methodology
12 13 (4.21%) OO
13 12 (3.88%) CRM
13 12 (3.88%) Data Management
14 11 (3.56%) Database Security
15 10 (3.24%) ETL Development
15 10 (3.24%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 189 (61.17%) SQL
2 133 (43.04%) C#
3 111 (35.92%) T-SQL
4 56 (18.12%) JavaScript
5 21 (6.80%) VBA
6 20 (6.47%) VB.NET
7 14 (4.53%) PL/SQL
8 12 (3.88%) Java
9 11 (3.56%) VB
10 10 (3.24%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.91%) C++
12 8 (2.59%) C
13 5 (1.62%) PHP
13 5 (1.62%) VBScript
14 4 (1.29%) VB6
15 3 (0.97%) F#
16 2 (0.65%) Ruby
16 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.65%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (4.85%) Degree
2 12 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.91%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.32%) HNC
5 1 (0.32%) HND
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.21%) QA
2 6 (1.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.29%) GAAP
3 4 (1.29%) SLA
4 3 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.29%) SCCM
2 3 (0.97%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.32%) Grafana
4 1 (0.32%) Kibana
4 1 (0.32%) logstash
4 1 (0.32%) StatsD
Vendors
1 102 (33.01%) Microsoft
2 48 (15.53%) Oracle
3 13 (4.21%) Cognos
4 10 (3.24%) Tableau
5 5 (1.62%) Reuters
6 4 (1.29%) ION Trading
6 4 (1.29%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.97%) Infragistics
7 3 (0.97%) Sybase
8 2 (0.65%) Alteryx
8 2 (0.65%) Informatica
8 2 (0.65%) Remedy
8 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.65%) Talend
8 2 (0.65%) Teradata
9 1 (0.32%) Actuate
9 1 (0.32%) BMC
9 1 (0.32%) ILOG
9 1 (0.32%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.32%) SAP
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